Gear

Serato DJ 1.2.0 + free 14-day trial
Serato has announced the first major update to Serato DJ. Serato DJ 1.2.0 arrives with professional features - 4 deck mixing; advanced FX powered by iZotope; midi mapping for use with a secondary controller; among others - to create a comprehensive new digital DJ platform...
Traktor DJ app for iPhone and iPod Touch
Last week, Native Instruments released the TRAKTOR DJ app for the iPhone and iPod Touch. It piggybacks off the iPad version, with an interface optimal for the other devices. The app is a continuation of Native Instrument’s goal of using touch-controlled waveform displays to interact …
Maple Q Speaker
The Maple Q Speaker is a high-end stereo system ($1500) from Q, the producer of hand-crafted, 100% wood audio devices. The Maple Q is made entirely from American Maple, which accentuates its simple and stylish design. It arrives with a 90 watts amp and boasts 360 degree audio coverage...
Teddy Bear mp3 speakers
Here is a solid gift option for a child or a friend/significant other who likes plush toys and music. The Teddy Bear Speaker comes with a 3.5mm connector to serve as a speaker for most audio devices. Available in pink, white, or blue.
Purchase HERE...
Boombot1, portfolio speaker
The Boombot1 is a portable speaker with a battery life of 6 hours (takes an hour to recharge). It measures approx 3.6in x 3.6in x 2.1in, which certainly makes it ultraportable, although the loudness and crispness at such a size is questionable (it arrives with 50mm drivers)...
MiniDarts + microphone from Atomic Floyd
From tech firm Atomic Floyd comes the MiniDarts, ear buds which feature the sound power and quality of Atomic Floyd with a handful of extras. Embedded technology promises 2-way noise isolation via the eartips and sound precision.
Read more HERE...
AF45 earbuds
The AF45 earbuds are another reasonably priced pair of earbuds (models start at $60). This pair features a custom voiced dynamic driver for crisper sounds, noise-isolation enhanced by the ear tips, and a durable design.
Purchase HERE...
Magic Pencil Earphones
Featuring a magic pencil silhouette that goes in one ear and out the other, the Magic Pencil Earphones are made as school supply ear buds. A creative design for a reasonable $50, although we have not had the chance to test out the audio quality...

Load More Articles